The '''Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA)''' () is an art museum
. It is Montreal's largest museum
and is amongst the most list of largest art museums in the world|prominent
in Canada. The museum is located on the historic Golden Square Mile
stretch of Sherbrooke Street
The MMFA is spread across four pavilions, and occupies a total surface area of , including of exhibition space. A fifth pavilion is currently under construction, which will have a surface area of . This expansion will make it the eighteenth largest art museum in North America
The permanent collection includes approximately 41,000 works.
The original 'reading room' of the Art Association of Montreal was the precursor of the current library of the museum. It is the oldest library in Canada dedicated to art.
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